WoRMS taxon details

Allostichaster Verrill, 1914

178783  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178783)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 363 [details]   
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Allostichaster Verrill, 1914. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178783 on 2018-04-19
Date
action
by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z
created
Aracina, Claudia
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z
changed
2011-06-27 21:58:12Z
changed

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original description Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223
page(s): 363 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M.; Downey, M.E. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall. London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Remark Type species: Asteracanthion polyplax Müller & troschel, 1844 by original designation (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]